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Stay alert to innovation

The construction industry, as a whole, is not likely to be the first sector you’d think of when talking about innovation. We all know that technology has transformed the way that people communicate, bank, shop and sell – but the innovation that goes on in the construction world is perhaps less well known.

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Bricks and Mortar

It seems ages since we had a buoyant housing market, but the latest forecasts indicate that we could see growth in private housing. If this actually does come to pass, both the big national house-builders and the smaller individual builders could be expected to profit (not before time you might say!).

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Wowing with technical know-how

Keeping abreast of industry innovations can be a daunting task for merchants, not least in peak periods, such as the run up to Christmas, when finding the time to brush up on the latest trends can be a tricky task indeed. But plenty of suppliers now use social media, apps and other software to share…

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“More for Less” Equals Masonry!

Despite the recent brave words from the beleaguered timber frame industry the beginning of the end may well now be in sight as the Government sets out its plans to deliver "More for Less" and the housing industry returns to putting the customer first and building what the market wants.

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